A Scan Plan & Creating A Personal Digital Archive

I recently read a blog post that suggested a “scanning party” as a great excuse for people to get together and start creating a digital archive of old photographs, diaries, sketchbooks, artwork for them self.  I thought that was a pretty good idea.   I think to make it work you need to have both…

My Digital Life, and how I learned to reign in the chaos

Back in the halcyon days of the pre digital age when communication was person to person, phone calls came via landlines, and prime time entertainment happened on cathode ray television sets, the internet as we know it was the stuff of science fiction.  By the time I got my first email account probably sometime around…

The Perfect Post: Fact or Fiction?

Back when I started my first blog, in 2008, the “weblog” or blog, as it is more commonly known had already been around for at least a decade. Although in the early phases of the world wide web, websites and blogs were a lot less common and simpler in design, the idea of keeping and…

12 tips for the burgeoning blogger

  The only major difference between now and when I started way back in 2012 is that now I occasionally get asked questions about how I do it.   In my opinion it’s not particularly hard to learn how to blog but I know that it can still seem overwhelming when you’re just starting out….